Rock 'n' Roll Camp for Girls Raises the Next Generation of OC Rockers!
Updated: Sep 8, 2020
Little girls file excitedly into classrooms at Carr Intermediate on Wednesday morning in Santa Ana. School's out, but these kids are reveling in a different kind of summer camp, one that rocks! The intense Rock 'n' Roll Camp for Girls Orange County one-week program is fully underway in its mission to transform sixty-five girls into seasoned, confident musicians. The OC experiment is in its third year and the experience of past camps motivates volunteers to give it their all. "After the first year, everybody felt the camp was amazing and needed to happen again," says camp co-coordinator (and Weekly contributor) Candace Hansen. "We try to mix it up so the girls get a musical education but also give them informational workshops that they would never have access to outside an environment like this."
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